Mary Lougheed is a certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with the BFI Research Group of the Calgary Breastfeeding Matters Group Foundation, and has worked as an IBCLC for over 20 years. She currently is Board Member of the Calgary Counselling Centre, and past Board Member of the Calgary United Way, the Calgary Women’s Emergency Centre, and past member of the Calgary Poverty Reduction Coalition.

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Promoting a breastfeeding culture in Canada

An Icelandic member of Parliament breastfed her baby while delivering a speech in Parliament recently. No one reacted to her breastfeeding, because in Iceland, breastfeeding is the cultural norm. The mother said this was the …

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Promouvoir l’allaitement au Canada

Récemment, une députée islandaise s’est adressée aux membres du Parlement en donnant le sein à son bébé. Personne n’a bronché. En Islande, l’allaitement est une norme culturelle. La mère du nourrisson a déclaré que c’était …

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